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Fall Fund Drive


Genus Coelambus

Hygrotus sp. - Coelambus nubilus Water beetle from Alberta 10.07.08 - Coelambus marklini - male Hygrotus fontinalis Leech - Coelambus fontinalis - male Hygrotus fontinalis Leech - Coelambus fontinalis - male Coelambus picatus (Kirby) - Coelambus picatus - male Coelambus laccophilinus (LeConte) - Coelambus laccophilinus - male Dytiscidae - Coelambus impressopunctatus - male small diver - Coelambus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Dytiscidae (Predaceous Diving Beetles)
Subfamily Hydroporinae
Tribe Hydroporini
Genus Coelambus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly part of Hygrotus(1)
Currently contains the following species in our area: compar, dissimilis, falli, impressopunctatus, infuscatus, laccophilinus, lutescens, marklini, masculinus, novemlineatus, nubilus, patruelis, pedalis group, picatus, punctilineatus, salinarius, sellatus, semivittatus, suturalis, sylvanus, tumidiventris, turbidus, unguicularis
Explanation of Names
Coelambus Thomson 1860
Works Cited
1.Phylogeny of the Hydroporinae and classification of the genus Peschetius Guignot, 1942 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae)
Miller K.B., Wolfe G.W., Biström O. 2006. Insect Syst. Evol. 37: 257-279.